Senior Asset Surveyor

Location
SN5 7BD
Salary
From GBP 33050.0 to 34790.0 per year
Posted
09 Oct 2017
Closes
17 Oct 2017
Ref
30519
Seniority
Manager
Contract
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Organisation Type
Charity
Job description:

Sanctuary Maintenance provides a wide range of property maintenance and facilities management solutions for thousands of customers nationwide. Our staff help make a real difference to the quality of people’s lives.

Senior Asset Surveyor

Based at Papermakers House, Swindon

£33,052 per annum (rising to £34,792 after 12 months service subject to satisfactory performance)

35 hours per week

Why work for us?
Sanctuary Maintenance provides in-house repairs and maintenance services for an extensive portfolio of properties across Sanctuary Group’s organisations.  As part of a not-for-profit organisation, we aim to achieve outstanding results for our customers based on our values - working in an open and transparent way, creating strong partnerships with our customers and providing a first-class customer service.

This job sits within Sanctuary Maintenance Contractors Limited (SMCL). SMCL is responsible for delivering a high quality and cost effective property repairs and refurbishments, estate services, gas servicing and installation and maintenance service across the UK to both internal and external clients.

The role of Senior Asset Surveyor will include:
* Identifying and commissioning targeted, value for money asset investment plans to ensure the on-going fit for purpose nature of the stock in support of Group objectives
* Managing contractors in accordance with their contractual terms, making recommendations for improvements and implementing actions as appropriate to ensure contract specifications continue to be met
* Ensuring investment works are compliant with legislative and regulatory requirements and make appropriate recommendations on changes that may need to be made mid-project to ensure full compliance and consistent delivery of services
* Managing the co-ordination, communication and maintenance of relationships with internal and external customers
* Producing appropriate documentation for work specifications and tenders and provide accurate and timely information for management reports


Skills and experiences:
* Building related degree, relevant professional qualification or knowledge and ability at an equivalent level
* Qualified to RICS Associate status or similar
* Proven experience of undertaking a similar role in a building and surveying environment
* A working knowledge of building regulations, legislation and current practices
* Due to the nature of this position travel is required; therefore it is essential that candidates hold a full, UK driving licence


Ready to join us?
As part of our commitment to making Sanctuary a great place to work, we offer you access to a range of great employee benefits and the opportunity to develop and progress within your career. Benefits include:

* A contributory pension scheme
* 25 days leave (rising to a maximum of 30 days) plus public holidays
* Life assurance
* Health & well-being plans
* Discounted products & services
* Personal advice and counseling
* Family-friendly arrangements
* Tax efficient benefits
* Learning and development opportunities


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Closing Date: 16 October 2017

We reserve the right depending on application numbers to close or extend the closing dates for positions; we would therefore recommend an early application.

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Building Equality and Diversity
We work closely with the Home Office in order to prevent unlawful working.
A basic Disclosure and Barring Service check will be necessary in the event of a successful application which we will pay for.
Sanctuary Maintenance Contractors Limited is a subsidiary of Sanctuary Housing Association, an exempt charity.